Quality of life issues in caregivers of youngsters with thalassemia.

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OBJECTIVE To assess the contribution of psychiatric problems, concerns regarding the illness to Quality of Life (QOL) in caregivers. METHODS Forty four caregivers were screened for psychiatric problems using the General Health Questionnaire 12 item version (GHQ-12) and their concerns and QOL were assessed using the Concerns Checklist and the EQ5D… (More)

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@article{Shaligram2007QualityOL, title={Quality of life issues in caregivers of youngsters with thalassemia.}, author={Deepika Shaligram and Satish Chandra Girimaji and Santosh Kumar Chaturvedi}, journal={Indian journal of pediatrics}, year={2007}, volume={74 3}, pages={275-8} }